CSX Corporation (CSX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 30, 2018

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CSX Corporation ( CSX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.22 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CSX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $64.68, the dividend yield is 1.36%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CSX was $64.68, representing a -0.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.82 and a 34.78% increase over the 52 week low of $47.99.

CSX is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as Union Pacific Corporation ( UNP ) and Canadian National Railway Company ( CNI ). CSX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.46. Zacks Investment Research reports CSX's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 41.85%, compared to an industry average of 21.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CSX Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to CSX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CSX as a top-10 holding:

  • SPDR S&P 500 Buyback ETF ( SPYB )
  • Amplify YieldShares CWP Dividend & Option Income ETF ( DIVO )
  • ProShares Equities for Rising Rates ETF ( EQRR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EQRR with an increase of 10.2% over the last 100 days. SPYB has the highest percent weighting of CSX at 1.09%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: CSX , UNP , CNI , SPYB , DIVO , EQRR

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